The Austrian Film Museum presents film works principally in the form of analog film projections and is committed to locating prints in their original format (35mm and 16mm). Video and digitally-produced works as well as Television productions are screened either on video or digitally as required. Exceptions are noted where appropriate.

New Box Office Opening Hours

Our box office opens Monday to Friday from 3 p.m., on weekends and holidays one hour before the first screening of the day.
La leggenda del santo bevitore (Die Legende vom heiligen Trinker), 1988, Ermanno Olmi
Satyricon (Fellinis Satyricon), 1969, Federico Fellini
Un certo giorno (Ein gewisser Tag), 1968, Ermanno Olmi
La dolce vita (Das süße Leben), 1960, Federico Fellini
I recuperanti (Die Sammler), 1970, Ermanno Olmi
Otto e mezzo (8½), 1963, Federico Fellini
Giulietta degli spiriti (Julia und die Geister), 1965, Federico Fellini
L’albero degli zoccoli (Der Holzschuhbaum), 1978, Ermanno Olmi (Foto: Filmarchiv Austria)
Roma, 1972, Federico Fellini
January 10 to February 28, 2019

Federico Fellini / Ermanno Olmi

We begin the new year with a juxtaposition of two of the most exceptional directors of Italian cinema. On the one hand, there is Federico Fellini, whose films La strada (1954) or La dolce vita (1960) made him one of the most famous filmmakers the world over. As counterpoint, we present the somewhat less popular, but no less exceptional work of the recently deceased director Ermanno Olmi. [...]
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, 1921, Rex Ingram
January 10 to February 28, 2019

War. Tracing an Evolution

In dialogue with the exhibition War. Tracing an Evolution at the Natural History Museum, the Austrian Film Museum will show a series of films that trace the archeology, (re)construction, and evolution of war narratives in cinema. A range of both historical and contemporary classics will be screened every Thursday and on select Sundays. [...]
The Man Who Fell to Earth, 1976, Nicolas Roeg (Courtesy of Cinématheque suisse)
Performance, 1968/70, Nicolas Roeg, Donald Cammell (Foto: Filmarchiv Austria)]
Eureka, 1983, Nicolas Roeg (Foto: Park Circus/MGM Studios)
March 1 to April 3, 2019

Nicolas Roeg

Nicolas Roeg (19282018) was one of the most original talents in world cinema. Popular and radical at the same time, his body of work remains one of the touchstones of modern cinema we pay tribute to the recently deceased master with a retrospective of the feature films he directed (or co-directed) as well as a representative selection of classics that bear his signature as a cinematographer. [...]
Peter Konlechner, Federico Fellini © K. Reiberger

Federico Fellini at the Film Museum

Federico Fellini was our guest of honor at the opening of an exhibition of his works at the Albertina and a retrospective of his films at the Film Museum in March 1988. You can find an overview of all our programs and retrospectives in our anniversary volume Das sichtbare Kino.

Reading Recommendations

Our librarian puts together a monthly selection of reading materials highlighting our current programs.